Nearly, 1.5 billion dollars of cement will be exported until the end of 4th plan by foundation of port equipment according to preparation of 10 million tons of excess cement moreover need of the country.
Eng. Safakish, director general of mineral industries office of Industry and Mine Ministry said in 41st specialized congress of electricity, electronic and cement energy managers of the country that there is %1 increase in cement production despite lack of new plant construction during last year and first 5month of current year.
"13.5 million tons of cement will be produced in first 5-month of this year and 33 million tons until end of current year and investment has developed by expanding 40 million tons of budget up to now and 10 million tons of value future", he stated.
He described that cement industry is getting indigenous indicating on progress in technical knowledge, work engineering, groups of making equipment and public contractors.
"6 billion dollars has been surveyed of foreign exchange reserves fund for cement industry that the dept has been caused development quickness in the industry".
He expected to produce more than 70 million tons of cement until end of 4th plan that needs %30 progresses yearly.
Finally, he added: "factories are progressed by expensiveness in energy and competition in market next years but this kind of benefits isn’t considered nowadays because plants products are sold easily".